feodary

noun feo·da·ry \ ˈfyüdərē \

Definition of feodary

plural -es
1 a : a feudal tenant : vassal
2 : an officer of the ancient English Court of Wards appointed to receive rents
3
[influenced in meaning by Latin foeder-, foedus league]
obsolete : confederate, accomplice
4
[Middle English, from Medieval Latin feodarium, from feodum + Latin -arium -ary]
: a book compiling the details of feudal duties and services

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Origin and Etymology of feodary

Middle English, from Medieval Latin feodarius, from feodum + Latin -arius -ary


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